Lady Railsplitters Handle North Greenville In Straight Sets
October 6, 2010
HARROGATE, TN -- The Lincoln Memorial volleyball team defeated the Crusaders of North Greenville 3-0 Wednesday evening in the Mary E. Mars Gym. With the win, the Lady Railsplitters move their record to 12-3 on the season.
The first set highlighted an impressive offensive display from Lincoln Memorial, a theme which would last throughout the entirety of the match. The Lady Railsplitters jumped out to an 8-4 lead which they would never relinquish. Six different players recorded a kill in the set as they would go on to a 25-15 win.
In the second set, Lincoln Memorial jumped out to an 18-11 lead using the strength of their offensive play. That deficit was upheld until the conclusion of the set, as the Lady Railsplitters won the set, 25-18.
The third set saw Lincoln Memorial forced into a battle. The Lady Railsplitters were facing a 14-10 deficit when they shot back into the set. Following a tie at 20-20, LMU rallied off four consecutive points to essentially finish the match. The Lady Railsplitters concluded the set with a 25-21 victory.
NGU was led by Rebekah Mayes' 11 kills. Abigail Frame had 20 assists.
LMU will resume action on October 9th as they hit the road to take on non-conference opponent Lander. First serve is set for 2 p.m.
Lincoln Memorial def. North Greenville 25-15,25-18,25-21
North Greenville (11-11)
(Kills-aces-blocks) - Rebekah Mayes 11-0-2; Kaitlyn Pierce 8-0-3; Anjelica Wilcox 6-0-1; Abigail Frame 2-1-2; Stephanie Fincher 2-0-0; Lacey Gardner 1-0-2; Melissa Ragsdale 1-0-0; Lauren Hawkins 0-0-1; Totals 31-1-6.0.
(Assists) - Abigail Frame 20.
(Dig leaders) - Rebekah Mayes 8; Jenna McKinnely 8; Melissa Ragsdale 8
Lincoln Memorial (12-3)
(Kills-aces-blocks) - Lauren Kiwacka 9-0-3; Ashley Knight 8-2-1; Kaitlin Walton 7-2-0; Kaitlin Posnak 6-0-1; Jenice Wilson 5-0-3; Candace Richardson 4-2-0; Jennifer Drumm 4-0-1; Brittany Pugh 1-0-0; Blaire Fowler 0-0-1; Kristen Cantrell 0-1-0; Chelsea Ferron 0-1-0; Totals 44-8-5.0.
(Assists) - Lauren Kiwacka 20; Brittany Pugh 19.
(Dig leaders) - Chelsea Ferron 19; Kristen Cantrell 11
Site: Harrogate, TN (Mars Gym)
Date: Oct 06, 2010 Attend: 125 Time: 1:10
Referees: Denise Penzkofer, Moti Benami